Traffic News

Utility Work to Close Lanes on Lake Loudoun Boulevard Through Aug. 1

Traffic lanes on Lake Loudoun Boulevard between Neyland Drive and Phillip Fulmer Way will be closed beginning today through Monday, August 1. One lane northbound and one lane southbound on Lake Loudoun Boulevard will be closed while utility workers upgrade street lights.

Music Center Construction to Result in Road Closures, Traffic Restrictions in July

Utility work on the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center will result in road closures, traffic lane reductions, and detours during the first two weeks of July. Starting July 4, westbound traffic on Volunteer Boulevard in front of the music center construction site will be reduced to one lane. A section of Pat Head Summitt Street will be closed from the intersection at Volunteer Boulevard north to the entrance to the S23 staff parking lot.

Storm Closes Roads Near Neyland Stadium

Sections of Estabrook Road and Tee Martin Drive next to Neyland Stadium have been closed due to damage from the storm that passed through Knoxville on June 21.

Section of Estabrook Road Closed Today

Estabrook Road will be closed from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. today, June 7, to accommodate electrical work behind Dougherty Engineering Building. Traffic exiting the area during these hours will need to take Tee Martin Drive around Neyland Stadium back to Phillip Fulmer Way.

Section of Volunteer Boulevard to Close Saturday

Volunteer Boulevard from Lake Loudoun Boulevard to Pat Head Summitt Street will close from 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 16, to accommodate construction of the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center.

Repair Work Closes Henley Street Sidewalk at UT Conference Center

Repair work along the western side of the UT Conference Center building in downtown Knoxville has closed a portion of sidewalk along Henley Street. The sidewalk along the western side of the building is closed, but all lanes of traffic on Henley Street are open.

Cumberland Avenue Lane Restrictions Continue This Weekend

Lane restrictions on Cumberland Avenue between 16th Street and James Agee Street have been extended to run through this weekend. The lane closures were originally scheduled to end at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 20, and to resume at 7 a.m., Monday, May 24. Sewer system upgrades in the area necessitate work through the weekend.

Campus Road, Lane Closures to Start Today

Estabrook Drive will close and portions of Cumberland Avenue and Neyland Drive on the UT Knoxville campus will be reduced to one lane each way this week.

Campus Prepares for Phish Concert June 10

UT Knoxville has made plans to welcome more than 20,000 fans for the popular jam band Phish, who will perform at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 10, in Thompson Boling Arena. The sold-out concert will bring more than 20,000 guests to campus, affecting traffic and parking.